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The Perfect Metaphor
by Gustavo White

Friday, September 24, 2004
Rated "G" by the Author.
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Searching for the perfect metaphor

is a man lost at sea,


a disappeared house key,


a heartbroken woman,


a triangle player in a school band.


 


The perfect metaphor


is not a Picasso,


or a Michelangelo,


or an opera performer singing.


 


2004 Gustavo White


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Reviewed by ~Indigo~ Elga 9/25/2004
Dear Gustavo,

I perfectly agree with Jude, sorry if it sounds so banal.

Well written Gustavo.

warm hugs
Elga
Reviewed by jude forese 9/24/2004
the perfect metaphor is one that pretends not to be one ...
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